Lauren Bacall

1924 - 2014

Lauren Bacall

Lauren Bacall (; born Betty Joan Perske; September 16, 1924 – August 12, 2014) was an American actress known for her distinctive voice and sultry looks. She was named the 20th-greatest female star of classic Hollywood cinema by the American Film Institute and received an Academy Honorary Award from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in 2009 for recognition of her contribution to the Golden Age of motion pictures.Bacall began a career as a model before making her film debut as a leading lady in To Have and Have Not (1944) at the age of 19. She continued in the film noir genre with appearances with Humphrey Bogart in The Big Sleep (1946), Dark Passage (1947), and Key Largo (1948), and she starred in the romantic comedies How to Marry a Millionaire (1953) with Marilyn Monroe and Betty Grable, and Designing Woman (1957) with Gregory Peck. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lauren Bacall has received more than 7,890,398 page views. Her biography is available in 74 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 208th most popular actor.

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  • 74

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  • 6.08

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Among actors, Lauren Bacall ranks 207 out of 8,832Before her are Peter Sellers, Salman Khan, Angela Lansbury, Marcel Marceau, Shirley Temple, and Giuliano Gemma. After her are Silvana Mangano, Paulette Goddard, Jeff Bridges, Anouk Aimée, James Coburn, and Janet Leigh.

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Among people born in 1924, Lauren Bacall ranks 19Before her are Benny Hill, Benoit Mandelbrot, Lys Assia, Jacques Le Goff, Ramiz Alia, and Paul Feyerabend. After her are Willard Boyle, Mário Soares, Georges Charpak, Maurice Jarre, Sergei Parajanov, and Henry Mancini. Among people deceased in 2014, Lauren Bacall ranks 17Before her are Nadine Gordimer, Luis Aragonés, Maximilian Schell, Jacques Le Goff, Hiroo Onoda, and Shirley Temple. After her are Alain Resnais, Paco de Lucía, Jack Brabham, Richard Kiel, Alexander Grothendieck, and Queen Fabiola of Belgium.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Lauren Bacall ranks 419 out of 12,171Before her are Wilt Chamberlain (1936), Richard Stallman (1953), Edward Drinker Cope (1840), Shirley Temple (1928), Steve Ballmer (1956), and Terry Gilliam (1940). After her are Florence Foster Jenkins (1868), Chuck Jones (1912), John Tyler (1790), Paulette Goddard (1910), Ben Roy Mottelson (1926), and Jeff Bridges (1949).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Lauren Bacall ranks 102Before her are Christopher Walken (1943), Sharon Stone (1958), Jack Lemmon (1925), Harold Lloyd (1893), Geraldine Chaplin (1944), and Shirley Temple (1928). After her are Paulette Goddard (1910), Jeff Bridges (1949), James Coburn (1928), Janet Leigh (1927), Anthony Perkins (1932), and Julianne Moore (1960).